On this day in 1985, Rocky Balboa shocked the world, knocking out Russian Ivan Drago in the 15th round.

ESPN was first to remind us all of the historic date by tweeting out this picture:



In response, the President of the United States Donald Trump tweeted this gem:



He did not, however, bring up the whole Rocky beats a Russian thing.

Predictably, social media responded with some pretty decent uppercuts:



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